Lorene Evans, 73, of Van Buren passed away Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015 in Fort Smith. She was born Oct. 5, 1941, in Van Buren to the late Lincoln and Mable Bennett. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Evans; and eight brothers and sisters.

She is survived by a daughter, Susan Evans of Van Buren; two sons, Dewayne Evans and wife Jennifer of Mountainburg and Ron Evans and wife Rita of Van Buren; a brother, Wayne Bennett of Bakersfield, Calif.; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Services will be private at Mrs. Evans’ request. Cremation is under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.